European Parliamentary and Local Elections (Pilots) Bill — 23 Feb 2004 at 17:26
moved Amendment No. 5:
Page 2, line 6, at end insert-
"( ) The pilot order must provide that-
(a) all postal ballot papers must be accompanied by a declaration of identity, signed by the elector and by a witness, and containing in legible form the name and address of the witness;
(b) each elector who has returned a postal ballot paper is sent an acknowledgment by the returning officer."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 5) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 157; Not-Contents, 110.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Lab||0||106 (+2 tell)||59.0%|
|LDem||50 (+2 tell)||0||81.3%|
|Baroness Howarth of Breckland||Crossbench||no|